The Quipster

All ya gotta do is make people laugh! easier said than done.

“Life doesn’t make any sense, and we all pretend it does. Comedy’s job is to point out that it doesn’t make sense, and that it doesn’t make much difference anyway.”

Stand-up comedy, whether prepared or improvised, is a difficult yet rewarding art form. All ya gotta do is make people laugh! easier said than done. If you have what it takes to make people laugh in the blink of an eye, then that’s what we are waiting for. Stand up, make people laugh and be the celebrity. If you think you can you have delightful tongue-in-cheek humour, then this here is your opportunity to showcase your hilarious talent!

Event Criteria

  • Time limit: 5-10 min
  • Judging criteria: content, comic timing, audience engagement, quality of humour, overall performance

General rules

  • This is a solo event.
  • Participants are expected to come prepared with their original content.
  • Participants must strictly follow the time limit. otherwise, teams will be penalised for not doing so.
  • Only english and hindi are allowed. no other language is allowed.
  • Any form of music is not allowed on stage.
  • Reading of scripts or any kind of props are not allowed.
  • Obscenity of any kind or foul language will not be tolerated and can lead to immediate disqualification (at the discretion of judges).

Terms and conditions

  • All participants must have a valid college id card.
  • The decision of the judges will be final and binding in case of any discrepancy.
  • Participants are requested to act with proper sportsmanship. nit delhi hold right of disqualifying any team in case if the team has not compiled with the rules properly or acted in unruly or disruptive manners.
  • Participants have to perform in their allotted slot only.
For events with team participation, only one team member needs to register and all team members should be of same Institution.